Vancouver-Quilchena election night result

Digital Data Desk
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Vancouver-Quilchena election results as of Oct. 24, 2020 at 11:27 p.m.:

Andrew Wilkinson of the BC Liberal Party has been re-elected as MLA in Vancouver-Quilchena, keeping the seat for the party. Wilkinson won 5,895 out of 10,324 counted votes (57.10 per cent) with 70 of 72 polls reporting.

Heather McQuillan of the NDP won 2,783 votes (26.96 per cent). Michael Barkusky of the Green party won 1,646 votes (15.94 per cent).

As of 11:27 p.m., The Canadian Press is projecting the BC NDP has won a majority government. The party has won or is leading in 55 of 87 seats. The BC Liberal Party has won or is leading in 29, and the BC Green Party has won or is leading in three seats.

As of Oct. 23, 10,981 vote-by-mail packages had been issued to registered voters in the riding. There are a total of 34,989 registered voters in Vancouver-Quilchena.

Provincewide, 724,279 mail-in ballots have been sent out, and there are 3,485,858 registered voters.

Mail-in ballots will be counted by hand, starting in 13 days.

Full results as of 11:27 p.m.:

1. Andrew Wilkinson (incumbent) - BC Liberal Party
Votes: 5,895 votes (57.10 per cent)

2. Heather McQuillan - NDP
Votes: 2,783 votes (26.96 per cent)

3. Michael Barkusky - Green party
Votes: 1,646 votes (15.94 per cent)

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 24, 2020, and was generated automatically.

Digital Data Desk, The Canadian Press